Top Ten Words to Describe the United States

America is an excellent country, or a horrible country, depends on how you look at it. We are one of the top economies in the world, but we don't have free health care yet. We may have invented many things such as cars, but we're also one of the most obese countries in the world.

The Top Ten

1 Revolutionary

Who was the first country to break away and completely break down other nations and their political beliefs and use a mixture of those as the backbone of our nation so it could thrive and succeed and prove our enemies that we could make it from nothing? The United States of America did.

Honestly we have been through so much yet we still stand tall, and with Trump as president we need to be united as one revolutionary country, now is no the time to play the he said she said game. Now in the time to be Americans!

What? What country invented both apple and windows, which are the best electronics companies IN THE WORLD? ? !

Good word

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2 Idiots

From my many visits to the States, I've learned that the stereotypical American idiots are far outnumbered by welcoming, kind people. - PetSounds

The people that I met on my last visit to California were actually very polite, and did a lot to make my family welcome there. There are some parts of Britain which don't have this virtue. And forgive my smugness, but a few of them openly said they loved the accent! - PositronWildhawk

Just because you'll find an idiot in America doesn't mean we're all idiots! The idiots stand out and choose to look like that even after realizing how ignorant they look! So before people stereotype and say America is dumb, let's think that there are also smart people in America (which actually make up the majority in America because of our schooling) and there are idiots in other countries as well.

AMERICA IS NOTHING LIKE CANADA! move to Canada the people are way nicer and no one is overtly racist in public... unlike in the U.S

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3 Powerful

Number 1 military and the world's sole superpower.

Because chuck Norris and John Cena live in america - Nateawesomeness



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4 Large

But Russia is still bigger... - Turkeyasylum

... As well as Canada. This word describes a lot of Americans, as well. - PetSounds

Yeah, the people are large...

Wait, you meant the size of the country itself!?


5 Obesity

A third isn't THAT much.

Okay we're fat, I accept it. - keycha1n

Almost all the kids in the schools I have been at are at now are not fat or obese most of them are a normal size or underweight, barely any if any people even try to be skinny and they still eat their full share of food.

I have never met an obese person in America. If people are saying 1/3 is obese, than how come I don't see them? Like anywhere.

Watch your profanity

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6 Convenient
7 Charitable

Tragic earthquake in Nepal YESTERDAY.
India will have its teams there first, they are by far the closest, US has more sophisticated rescue equipment, already on the way, and already leading financial aid effort.
Before that, pick your disaster, Philippine Hurricane, Indonesian Tsunami, US gave much more time, effort, personnel, equipment, and money than whatever pathetic hellhole you live in.

Americans give more to charity than any other country.

America gives so much to other nations for example, Africa and even though they can't really pay us back or trade with them we continue to give because as Americans we have the opppurtuntity to give and keep giving.

Tell me, when was the last time the U.S. Helped another nation. Even if you could, other countries already did that as well, so if anything, THEY should also receive some regonition.

8 Misunderstood
9 Obama

Obama is great; yet, people seem to lack political enlightenment because how can Obama pass any law if it can't get to his desk?! Unlike the progressive America, our political parties in the House and Senate go head in head with each other, forgetting that COMPROMISE is key to success. However, everyone now seems to seek their own interest in America, even America itself. (I'll blame your government teachers and the media bias which induces ignorance)

God keep him and kill trump

Obama: the person Americans blame everything on - kaitlynrad11

Obama My Life

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10 Democracy

Famous quote from America's staunch ally Churchill: "Democracy is the worst form of government, except for all the others."

You can propose a bill anytime you want to. You can vote on your representative and senators, and you can vote for the president. So everyone who passes the actual bill should be someone you're okay with. At least the greater of two evils. Why do you need to see the bills? You have representation. We barely pass any regardless, and that's because we can no longer agree on anything. - keycha1n

Actually, the United States system of government is a republic; some similar ideas but not a true democracy. - Billyv

Haha you just got proven wring by a seventh grader, ME

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The Contenders

11 Young
12 Imperfect

No one is perfect.. especially us in America, we do many things wrong. But, guess what? Everyone makes mistakes. - CloudofMercury

No country is perfect but america is a really great place nonetheless.

There's no doubt we're not perfect. Every country has their flaws, even America. - Turkeyasylum

It's part of human nature, even Americans have their limits

13 Unhealthy

This is a lie, not everyone is unhealthy in America.

Some people eat healthy foods.

This is especially true for our lack of free healthcare.

Same. your like my best friend lisneyyy!

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14 Diverse

You are Trolling up and down this poll, spewing hatred without a single specific, which could easily be refuted. Surprised the OP allows it.

America may call themselves a "melting pot" all they want, though the fact is that other countries are equally as diverse, if not more. Hell, other countries actually embrace and welcome it; their melting pot actually melts. This is obviously totally unlike those racist Americans.

Um Hello? Our country was made by different groups of people coming together and your saying we aren't diverse? Do you know what the word diverse means? - Icantbelieveitsnotbutter

A Free spirited and extremely diverse nation which raised free individuals the problems America encounters are not so much as the problems humans generally have.

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15 Racist

THaT's aMeRicA! 1!

Tronald dump


Tronald Dump - AlphaQ

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16 La-la Land

Magical place full of idiots and unicorns

They live in a La-La-Land



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17 Freedom

Do you have any idea how painful and sad we had to fought for our freedom for centuries. Freedom isn't easy to earn but we don't give up.

Great word to describe America!

This one makes me laugh... we aren't as free as people say.. the government watches us, yes. Damn, I mean Obama isn't doing anything helpful, he's making everything worse... (sorry for the language.. :) ) - CloudofMercury

I’m really sad when I see people talk America as “obese”, “celebrities”, “popularity”, and all that stuff.That’s not America.America is meant to be the The Land Of The Free.America earned there freedom, do you realize that we are one of the few countries in the world that have never been overpowered by military leaders? Have any of you read American history? How hard it was to fight for freedom? We take it for granted.So many other countries are suffering, yet we’re not grateful if we don’t have a phone or we’re not slim or popular.Freedom makes America, America.The U.S.A.We have the choice of our leaders, whether we like the leader or not.Freedom is beautiful, and we have it.Our American ancestors fought for it.Freedom is my word for the U.S.A.
- Huntress Half-Heart

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18 Successful

I think America is highly successful. To build ourselfs up from nothing through hardships and become a strong, fairly wealthy, country that can provide for and protect its people.

19 Violent

Not true. We just imprison more people than other countries because it's BIG BUSINESS! Any idiot knows that America is ALL ABOUT THE ALMIGHTY DOLLAR!

Funny that the OP, TA won't print the inconvenient truth that this is false.

Lol not all of us

Violence is always the answer

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20 Ghetto

Stfu please & thanks

The ghetto makes you strong and independent. - HawaiianPanda

Yeah NO...


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21 Dreams

We follow the American dream. For ages American men and women have died to make this country safe and free. And we honor them for keeping the american Dream.

We Americans had a dream of having freedom from Britain Andy the government itself since the 17th century. We Americans go by the American dream. We have fought are independence for centuries( men and women) we all have equal rights.( except for kids). In cas you don't know I'm a teenager

22 Disneyland

What does Disneyland have to do with America.


23 Self-Absorbed

I think America helps a lot of other places out all the time. We are sending aid to other places all the time and the people in america donate to several good causes in and out of country. Also, is it wrong for a country to protect itself or try to fix its own problems first? There are stereotypes about people in america being self absorbed but it is not teue, the people who live in America are kind and caring and generous.

I am American, and I understand what other countries go through... Somewhat, I don't just think about us Americans. After all, we don't have any huge wars going on over here.. -sigh- Not everyone is like this in America... :( - CloudofMercury

Not remotely correct, the USA gives substantially more foreign aid than any other country, and also its citizens give more private donations to charities than any other country.

Got the blinkers on and can only see what is going on within their own country. don't know there are other Countries in this world and what is going on within them.

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24 Beautiful

Disgusting? I guess that is your valueless opinion. Please feel free to stay away, don't accept any money from the US, don't accept any assistance of any kind, don't use anything invented here, and especially please reverse any border defenses that we may have made for your grandparents over the past 100 years. We certainly won't miss you.

No.. why must you run us down that way.. ? We are not disgusting, sure we eat a lot, so what? I'm sure and I know people in other countries eat as much as we do. Yes, our president is horrible.. I dislike Obama, and I surely DO NOT want Hillary as our next president... but seriously? Disgusting? - CloudofMercury

Our United States has fallen so low towards the pit that China and Russia are better, same with Europe and even Great Britain, Thanks Obama and 9/11.

No, the people there are disgusting...

Wait, you meant the countryside. Oh, damn! I feel for it again. Yeah, the country can be quite buetiful, I admit, but so do other countries, so it doesn't mean much.

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25 Ambitious

I don't remember the us trying to force democracy on anyone?

Ambitious to spread "democracy" and kill and insult anyone who dares disagree with their cries. They are ambitious, but in the worst possible way!

Ambitious to spread "democracy" and kill and insult anyone who dares disagree with their cries. They are ambitious, but in the worst possible way!

26 Awesome

America is a wonderful place filled with beauty and freedom. Almost everone who lives there will greet you with a kind smile. We were built out of hard work and struggles and managed to build into a great and powerful, free place that can provide for its people and allows them to make their own choices. And I think that is pretty awesome.

I think there might've been a mistake here.

I know I'm going to get a lot of downvotes for saying this but... I love America! I live there after all. - RiverClanRocks

27 Genocidal

Well if you include slavery and what we did to native americans yes we are genocidal

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28 Innovative

They lost their touch a loong time ago.

29 Overrated

Great! So that means you will stay away forever? That makes me and every American very happy.

I think this should not be on the list. America is a wonderful place. If u say it is overrated then I doubt u have been or lived here, it is not perfect but no place is and it is a lot better than many other places. If anything I think it is underrated.

North Korea is overrated - Nateawesomeness


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30 Loyal

Ivan tchesnokov is loyal


31 Native
32 Genius

To see that you spelled areas wrong allows me to think that America clearly has not educated you well.

We don't always make the best deacisions but we have made many great advances in medical science, the study of space, and in many other ereas.

This isn't a word some peop, e use to describe us, though... - Turkeyasylum

33 Epic

Yes I love America

34 Cool
35 Imperialist

I have to agree with this - CerealGuy


on point

36 Corrupt

Are you serious? America is not very corrupt! If you think America is corrupt, look at North Korea, which is run as a dictatorship, Somalia which struggles to make an active government, or Afghanistan, struggling because of war. - Turkeyasylum

America's Government is corrupt. We are no longer free, soon we will be a democracy. We were supposed to be a Constitutional Republic but nobody cares about the Constitution anymore.


America are the real terriosts not ISIS or Al Qaeda.

37 Dangerous

Our country is dangerous, it's dying, Obama is president, and Hillary Clinton may be the next president, people are suffering and killing each other, The United States is Dangerous.

This is the real number 1, it's dangerous and we will all die soon.

And other countries aren't? - Minecraftcrazy530

Walmart should ve #1 - Princesssmooth

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38 Heterophobia

Wait a minute...


39 Unfree
40 Greedy


41 Unfair

Unfair because all people want to do is work and have a better life here in the United States. But certain races find that, that is the worst thing so they blame and criticize people who want jobs that no one is willing to do/work.

42 Scenic

If u lived here, u'd understand

43 Uncultured
44 Generous

Any time there is a Tsunami, earthquake, hurricane, or other natural disaster almost anywhere in the world, Americans are there immediately with rescue equipment, medicine, and personnel to help in any way they can.

If generous means killing other people in foreign countries and ruining them in the process, then yes, they are generous.

45 United

Ironically, the United States is far from being United. As an American myself, it seems as if each state is actually its own little country, but all fifty of them are supported by a bigger government of some sorts. And nevermind that civil war we had between the Nirth and the South.

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46 Fun

It's fun to laugh at them.

In someways yes but in the rest nooo!

There are many things to look at and do in america it is a fun beautifull place. U say it is fun to laugh at? Well I think u r jelous.

47 Stupid

I agree

48 Boring

i agree

49 Unfunny
50 Dumb
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